ITANAGAR, March 10, 2018: Tomo Nomuk, adviser of English football club Reading FC died following a cardiac arrest in New Delhi on Tuesday.
Nomuk hailed from Nomuk village under Kambacircle of West Siang and had been living in London for the past 25 years. Nomuk, along with Reading FCcoaches Keith Greene and Jamie Carr, had visited Arunachal Pradesh in 2014 on a month-long training camp and talent hunt.
The Lobom Welfare Society (LWS) deeply mourned the sudden demise of Nomuk. “He was a role model for our youth. Despite hailing from a very humble background and a sleepy village, he had the guts and wisdom to settle and thrive in London for the last 25 years by dint of sheer determination and courage,” the society said in a condolence message.